The chart above represents nine years of possession efficiency data. A total of 149,850 offensive non-garbage drives were played in FBS vs. FBS games in seasons spanning from 2007 to 2015. The data is also outlined in the table below, including the total number of drives started from each yard line (SFP), the average points scored per drive (PPD), the frequency of each possession-ending event, and the frequency rate of common possession-ending events.

 

SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
own 1 1157 1.06   158 56 71 645 61 94 33 39   .137 .173 .134 .557
own 2 852 1.13   122 53 48 488 38 67 15 21   .143 .189 .123 .573
own 3 843 1.28   136 60 26 483 43 59 20 16   .161 .214 .121 .573
own 4 843 1.33   142 62 21 459 48 61 36 14   .168 .221 .129 .544
own 5 869 1.32   146 62 16 488 47 59 28 23   .168 .219 .122 .562
own 6 961 1.37   169 67 12 538 47 82 26 20   .176 .225 .134 .560
own 7 1108 1.29   182 79 10 625 76 74 40 22   .164 .213 .135 .564
own 8 1344 1.34   227 106 24 732 87 107 42 19   .169 .224 .144 .545
own 9 1495 1.52   291 113 12 789 81 119 53 37   .195 .247 .134 .528
own 10 1884 1.30   309 134 16 1055 116 170 57 27   .164 .218 .152 .560
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
own 11 1565 1.47   291 130 9 845 85 130 49 26   .186 .242 .137 .540
own 12 1704 1.58   346 128 7 901 90 142 68 22   .203 .259 .136 .529
own 13 1791 1.48   334 155 5 953 92 151 74 27   .186 .247 .136 .532
own 14 2008 1.51   380 171 4 1068 110 170 76 29   .189 .253 .139 .532
own 15 2443 1.53   471 203 6 1274 122 230 94 43   .193 .255 .144 .521
own 16 2238 1.54   439 178 8 1140 137 211 94 31   .196 .253 .155 .509
own 17 2374 1.52   448 226 6 1206 144 204 103 37   .189 .259 .147 .508
own 18 2599 1.64   522 285 7 1279 148 224 98 36   .201 .281 .143 .492
own 19 2815 1.58   556 257 8 1450 154 240 117 33   .198 .266 .140 .515
own 20 15172 1.65   3161 1443 25 7502 878 1294 671 198   .208 .276 .143 .494
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
own 21 3312 1.75   721 348 4 1588 183 283 139 46   .218 .294 .141 .479
own 22 3377 1.71   725 342 2 1662 193 291 127 35   .215 .287 .143 .492
own 23 3575 1.71   768 365 5 1725 191 283 184 54   .215 .287 .133 .483
own 24 3615 1.88   859 386 2 1665 204 309 158 32   .238 .313 .142 .461
own 25 14892 1.85   3481 1606 8 6910 773 1230 720 164   .234 .309 .135 .464
own 26 3679 1.80   822 388 1 1731 214 303 165 55   .223 .303 .141 .471
own 27 3555 1.87   821 417 3 1585 215 298 186 30   .231 .317 .144 .446
own 28 3467 1.86   802 421 2 1513 198 300 183 48   .231 .318 .144 .436
own 29 3333 2.00   842 381 1 1432 184 301 148 44   .253 .333 .146 .430
own 30 3774 2.02   950 446 1 1610 206 315 194 52   .252 .341 .138 .427
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
own 31 3206 2.03   803 422 0 1330 183 239 191 38   .250 .344 .132 .415
own 32 3028 2.13   810 372 0 1276 163 227 152 28   .268 .357 .129 .421
own 33 2692 2.18   718 383 0 1060 148 217 136 30   .267 .375 .136 .394
own 34 2619 2.20   723 345 1 1017 145 221 137 30   .276 .368 .140 .388
own 35 3545 2.10   929 479 1 1432 203 285 177 39   .262 .357 .138 .404
own 36 2322 2.14   613 333 0 915 112 174 138 37   .264 .366 .123 .394
own 37 2168 2.26   596 338 0 808 112 173 112 29   .275 .389 .131 .373
own 38 2053 2.40   606 329 1 724 100 167 109 17   .295 .409 .130 .353
own 39 1891 2.29   539 278 0 701 106 148 101 18   .285 .386 .134 .371
own 40 2628 2.33   761 395 0 908 145 230 157 32   .290 .395 .143 .346
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
own 41 1688 2.55   528 290 1 565 84 106 98 16   .313 .439 .113 .335
own 42 1634 2.53   516 255 1 560 92 113 81 16   .316 .427 .125 .343
own 43 1426 2.49   435 254 0 472 60 110 81 14   .305 .428 .119 .331
own 44 1316 2.74   457 207 0 396 68 80 92 16   .347 .454 .112 .301
own 45 1380 2.53   424 247 0 443 63 99 91 13   .307 .440 .117 .321
own 46 1175 2.64   391 200 0 338 66 100 70 10   .333 .447 .141 .288
own 47 1099 2.76   368 209 0 328 44 77 64 9   .335 .473 .110 .298
own 48 1054 2.79   359 201 0 278 60 69 83 4   .341 .482 .122 .264
own 49 1013 2.78   346 187 0 276 49 86 57 12   .342 .474 .133 .272
50 1038 2.78   354 202 0 298 47 78 56 3   .341 .475 .120 .287
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
opp 49 830 2.70   280 142 0 242 38 71 53 4   .337 .453 .131 .292
opp 48 818 3.00   302 156 0 206 29 60 60 5   .369 .511 .109 .252
opp 47 804 3.10   305 162 0 186 37 61 51 2   .379 .534 .122 .231
opp 46 750 3.07   278 168 0 173 34 49 45 3   .371 .536 .111 .231
opp 45 782 2.98   278 176 0 187 38 50 48 5   .355 .524 .113 .239
opp 44 724 3.07   272 157 0 159 41 46 45 4   .376 .528 .120 .220
opp 43 690 3.12   265 142 0 163 28 42 48 2   .384 .532 .101 .236
opp 42 549 3.22   211 133 0 91 26 39 48 1   .384 .565 .118 .166
opp 41 574 3.31   234 140 0 98 25 35 40 2   .408 .570 .105 .171
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
opp 40 616 3.30   241 162 0 98 19 42 53 1   .391 .584 .099 .159
opp 39 545 3.61   235 144 0 74 18 28 45 1   .431 .637 .084 .136
opp 38 482 3.63   212 123 0 63 16 27 39 2   .440 .627 .089 .131
opp 37 477 3.51   203 130 0 55 17 30 38 4   .426 .608 .099 .115
opp 36 414 3.60   183 107 0 52 21 26 25 0   .442 .616 .114 .126
opp 35 432 3.67   193 119 0 42 17 29 31 1   .447 .632 .106 .097
opp 34 422 3.76   190 126 0 37 14 20 35 0   .450 .656 .081 .088
opp 33 400 4.08   200 113 0 19 16 22 29 1   .500 .703 .095 .048
opp 32 380 4.02   190 111 0 20 18 17 23 1   .500 .687 .092 .053
opp 31 398 3.69   165 152 0 15 15 23 27 1   .415 .686 .095 .038
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
opp 30 374 3.94   172 131 0 15 16 24 15 1   .460 .703 .107 .040
opp 29 359 3.96   160 143 0 8 14 17 17 0   .446 .735 .086 .022
opp 28 335 4.25   168 124 0 5 14 14 10 0   .501 .755 .084 .015
opp 27 363 4.30   186 118 0 4 17 17 21 0   .512 .755 .094 .011
opp 26 337 4.30   171 116 0 4 12 19 15 0   .507 .769 .092 .012
opp 25 1172 4.03   552 427 0 5 26 66 96 0   .471 .745 .078 .004
opp 24 291 4.53   160 100 0 2 13 4 11 1   .550 .787 .058 .007
opp 23 278 4.07   129 106 0 5 6 17 13 2   .464 .741 .083 .018
opp 22 268 4.30   129 109 0 0 9 9 11 1   .481 .799 .067 .000
opp 21 251 4.37   129 87 0 3 10 16 6 0   .514 .781 .104 .012
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
opp 20 257 4.59   138 93 0 1 5 10 10 0   .537 .817 .058 .004
opp 19 237 4.62   137 65 0 1 12 14 8 0   .578 .781 .110 .004
opp 18 213 4.73   119 73 0 2 4 9 6 0   .559 .845 .061 .009
opp 17 185 4.69   105 55 0 1 6 13 5 0   .568 .811 .103 .005
opp 16 207 4.78   117 73 0 0 8 4 5 0   .565 .845 .058 .000
opp 15 206 4.65   114 67 0 1 5 7 12 0   .553 .816 .058 .005
opp 14 167 5.11   105 50 0 0 3 4 5 0   .629 .880 .042 .000
opp 13 158 4.54   81 59 0 1 4 7 5 1   .513 .835 .070 .006
opp 12 172 5.03   106 55 0 0 5 2 4 0   .616 .860 .041 .000
opp 11 184 5.08   116 48 0 1 3 7 8 1   .630 .853 .054 .005
 
SFP Drives PPD   TD FGA Saf Punt Fum Int Downs Half   TD% Score% TO% Punt%
opp 10 125 4.95   72 44 0 0 1 4 3 1   .576 .888 .040 .000
opp 9 138 5.05   86 38 0 0 3 7 4 0   .623 .870 .072 .000
opp 8 123 5.24   79 35 0 0 1 4 4 0   .642 .902 .041 .000
opp 7 98 4.91   59 24 0 0 5 5 5 0   .602 .837 .102 .000
opp 6 113 5.67   84 22 0 0 4 1 2 0   .743 .920 .044 .000
opp 5 125 5.98   100 18 0 0 2 1 4 0   .800 .944 .024 .000
opp 4 106 5.90   85 14 0 0 3 2 2 0   .802 .906 .047 .000
opp 3 91 6.03   76 8 0 0 3 1 3 0   .835 .901 .044 .000
opp 2 80 6.33   71 3 0 0 1 3 2 0   .888 .925 .050 .000
opp 1 131 6.50   119 7 0 0 2 0 3 0   .908 .954 .015 .000